After 64 years of medical logistics support to the healthcare mission in Korea and throughout the Pacific Rim, on October 16, 2008, the Department of the Army inactivated the 16th Medical Logistics Battalion and activated the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea (USAMMC-K) in an effort to realign the Institutional Army healthcare mission in Korea.
USAMMC-K provides direct medical materiel support to theater medical forces, ensures and assists tactical units are integrated into the end-to-end medical supply chain and assists the Combatant Commands in Health Logistics Support planning.
USAMMC-K provides continuous medical logistics support to sustain the readiness of United States Forces Korea throughout the full range of military operations.

The USAMMC-K team includes approximately 150 personnel, including U.S. and Republic of Korea military, local Korean civilians and Department of the Army civilians.


ROK Soldier assigned to USAMMC-K earns recognition as one of KATUSA’s Best
July 19, 2021
Sgt. Baik, In-chul, left, a Republic of Korea Soldier assigned to the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea through the KATUSA program, is pictured with Maj. Chewanda Jones, commander of the 95th Medical Detachment-Blood Support. Baik, who served with the 95th MDBS before retiring July 6, was recognized as one of five Best KATUSA Warrior award winners during an event June 16 at U.S. Army Garrison Humphreys, South Korea. (Courtesy Maj. Chewanda Jones)

Quick-thinking medical logistics team saves sensitive supplies in Korea
July 14, 2021
Soldiers and civilian personnel from the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea assist in transporting important medical supplies from an Army prepositioned stocks site in Korea after a walk-in freezer broke June 24. (Staff Sgt. Anthony Peterson)

USAMMC-K Soldier named 2021 Federal Asian Pacific American Council award winner
June 1, 2021
Sgt. 1st Class Rizmel Paguio, right, poses with Lt. Col. Marcus D. Perkins, commander of the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea, after receiving a 2021 Uniformed Services Award from the Federal Asian Pacific American Council on May 26. (U.S. Army photo by Paek Hye-chin)

South Korea military base receives Pfizer vaccines from DLA for DoD adolescents
May 20, 2021
U.S. Army Medical Materiel Command-Korea employees receipt and confirm cold-chain integrity of Pfizer vaccines arriving at Camp Carroll, South Korea, May 17, 2021. The vaccines were shipped May 14, 2021, from Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, as part of the Defense Department mission to vaccinate overseas DOD adolescents. (Photo courtesy of USAMMC-K)

USAMMC-K signs friendship agreement, strengthens ties with Korean communities
April 29, 2021
Lt. Col. Marcus D. Perkins, left, commander of the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea, is pictured with Yong-hwan Kwak, governor of Goryeong County, South Korea. The two organizations signed a friendship agreement on April 14 to strengthen ties between the two organizations and countries. (Hyo Chu Kim)

Army works to modernize medical equipment for Soldiers on Korean Peninsula
April 19, 2021
Pallets of medical equipment are prepared for distribution in support of Eighth Army medical units. (Courtesy)

USAMMC-K embraces Lean Six Sigma, works toward increased efficiencies
April 14, 2021
A total of 20 Korean nationals working at the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Center-Korea recently completed training in the Lean Sigma Six program, each earning their “Green Belt” certifications. The program aims to reduce waste and increase efficiency, saving time and money for the U.S. military. (Hye Chin Paek)

Exercise affirms Army’s ability to maintain operational readiness of medical assets on Korean Peninsula
March 30, 2021
Pvts. Trezia Davenport and Alan Gonzalez, assigned to the 563rd Medical Logistics Company, assemble a tactical combat medical care resupply set in support of U.S. Forces Korea during an exercise at the Army’s prepositioned stocks site in South Korea. (Staff Sgt. Anthony Peterson)

95th Medical Detachment provides critical blood support on Korean Peninsula
March 22, 2021
Spcs. Ariel Arroyo and Douglas Napier, with the 95th Medical Detachment-Blood Support, perform quality control on deglycerolized blood products at Camp Humphreys, South Korea. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Tao McCarthy)

563rd Medical Logistics Company commander a finalist for prestigious MacArthur award
February 26, 2021
Capt. Kirk Proctor (left) receives a certificate of achievement from Lt. Gen. Bill Burleson, Eighth Army commanding general, during a ceremony held at Eighth Army headquarters on Camp Humphreys, South Korea, Nov. 23. Proctor was selected as one of the Eighth Army nominees for the General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award. (Photo Credit: Cpl. Ko, Bae-young)

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USAMMC-K provides comprehensive medical logistics support to United States Forces Korea in order to set and sustain readiness and multi-domain operations.

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